FDA Can't Win: Critcized for Being Too Cautious, Not Cautious Enough ...

Advocacy groups cry foul over the Food and Drug Administration's announcement that silicone gel-filled implants are "mostly safe." Even though government health officials gave silicone implants the stamp of approval Wednesday, they said that women who have implants would likely experience complications and need future surgery to remove or replace them over time. They also said that more data is needed to fully understand the device's safety and efficacy. In the report, authors wrote: "Patient...Full Story
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